SAN MARTIN, Calif. -

California Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash just north of Gilroy in San Martin.

The CHP dispatch website reports a motorcyclist was hit on Highway 101 at the San Martin exit around 6pm.

The website said the motorcyclist died in the crash and several lanes were shut down for a few hours.  Witnesses reported seeing the motorcyclist racing with another car. 

CHP said lanes are back open now.